Originally Posted by raff
its kind of embarresing when mates ask, so who is the world champion of a division & you run off 3 names, then they ask what is a silver belt etc......
it has become ridiculous
A guy at my work couldnt understand that either, he was sure Lauryn Eagle was a legit world champion because she has the belt and they said so on the footy show.
"but she has a belt, didnt you watch the footy show last night"
Then I explained there are about 10-20 organisations handing out world titles but only 4 of them are considered a true world title. I explained the situation with the Ring magazine being handed out to the best in the division fighting each other. So at some points there can be 5 "real" world champs in each division.
He gave me this look: